E.J. Meryl Allan passed away on January 14, 2003 at the age of 83 years at the Cottage Pavilion, Abbotsford, B.C.

She is survived by her husband of 56 years, Jack, her daughter Mary Dawn (Art) Thorp and granchildren Tyler (Karen) and Heather, and brother Jim McConnell.

She was predeceased by brothers Bob & Ross McConnell.

Meryl was a nurse in the Canadian Army. She served as past Grand Guardian of B. C. Job’s Daughters. She loved her family and will be greatly missed.

Private cremation with no service. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Society in memory of Meryl.